Himalayan Trek - Brighu Lake - Registration is Open

Brighu Lake trek is close enough to habitation, yet in a secluded, lush green dale, the Bhirgu Lake is at an altitude of 4235 metres. It lies east of the Rohtang Pass and is about 6 km from the village of Gulaba. The shores of this clear water lake are visited regularly by the people of the area and are held sacred to ‘rishi’ Brighu.

Trip Details:

Type High Altitude Trekking 
Altitude 4235 meters
Meeting point Manali
Gradient Moderately Challenging
Ending point Manali

Tentative Schedule:

Day 01 :
The participants arrive in Manali.

Day 02 : Manali – Rohtang – 14 Mod (3250m)
The first day will be spent acclimatizing and visiting Rohtang Pass. On the way back, you will be dropped at the camp at 14 Mod, the starting point of the trek.

Day 03 :
14 Mod – Ravalikoli (3750m)
Duration: 5 hours
On the first day of the trek, the trail ascends gradually and will take you above the treeline with fabulous views of the entire Manali valley and peaks like Hanuman Tibba, Makarbeh, Shikharbeh among others.

Day 04 :
Ravalikoli – Bhrigu Lake (4235m) – Theli (3500m)
Duration: 7 hours
The trail initially gradually ascends before a short steep climb to the lake. Early in the season, the path also has snow patches. Take time off at the lake to soak in the 360 degree view. Local customs do not allow for camps to set up at the lake, so you will descend down to the camp at Tehli, a gaddi campsite which is almost at treeline.

Day 05 :
Theli – Vashisht (2600m)
Duration: 4 hours
The last day of the trek is a steep descent through pine forests into the village of Vashisht that is famous for its hot water springs, ideal for a bath after the trek. Head back to Manali by evening.

Day 06 : Manali
This will be your 'Rest day' after your trek. You are free to spend time resting or sight-seeing in Manali.
NOTE: Your Accommodation or any other expenses will borne by you. We will help and guide you with your stay in Manali. Alternately, you can also choose to leave Manali and head home on this day.

Participation fees: Rs.8500/- per person

Cost Includes:
- Camping Tents, Kitchen tents, Dining Tent and Sleeping bags (Holofill) and Carry mats.
- Nutritious, high calorie vegetarian food
- Guide, cook and camp helpers.
- Horses with horsemen to carry loads on the route. (Participant will only have to carry a small hiking day pack with their water bottle, some trail food and trail layers. Everything else will
   be carried on horses.) There is a 10 kg weight limit for your bags that will go on Horses.
- Tented accommodation (3 people in each tent)

Cost Excludes:
- Any expenses of personal nature like phone call etc
- Any air/train to reach Delhi and return from Delhi.
- Travel from Delhi to Manali.
- Any hotel accommodation
- Your Accommodation or any other expenses on Day 06.
- Extra food apart from mentioned above
- Anything not mentioned above.


Batches:

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